Expression Of Interest Nursing & Midwifery

at Deakin University

Deakin's School of Nursing and Midwifery is one of the largest in Australia and ranked in the top 28 universities in the world for nursing*. Established in 1987 we have grown to become one of Australia's most research-active schools of nursing that includes an ambitious unique partnership network. The partnership network connects the School and Deakin's Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research with six major health services: Alfred Health, Barwon Health, Eastern Health, Epworth HealthCare, Monash Health, and Western Health.

Dedicated to providing undergraduate and postgraduate courses that reflect the current imperatives of contemporary nursing and midwifery practice, the school sits within Deakin's Faculty of Health and provides a dynamic and encouraging learning environment. Students can be confident that they are receiving a world-class education that allows them to graduate job-ready and in demand.

We are excited to announce that we are accepting Expressions of Interest for academic positions (associate lecturer, lecturer, senior lecturer) throughout our school across Burwood, Geelong, and Warrnambool Campuses. If you can demonstrate excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship within the discipline of nursing and/or midwifery and present a range of practice experience e.g. acute care, mental health, primary health care, we would like to hear from you.

Why work at Deakin?

With over 40 years of experience as one of Australia's leading tertiary education providers, we have won numerous awards and are known as a globally connected university that is dynamic, creative and progressive. Click here to learn more.

Career benefits - Deakin gives you room to advance your career and reach your goals.

Lifestyle benefits - from flexible working arrangements and childcare on campus to our fitness clubs and medical centres, find your work-life balance.

Employment benefits - from salary packaging to various leave options, working at Deakin gives you the flexibility to lead your life at (and away from) work.

Salary Benefits - with a career at Deakin, you'll find benefits like annual increments to your salary, generous superannuation and salary packaging.

To apply, please submit a cover letter that clearly states, which position(s) you, are expressing in interest in along with a curriculum vitae. Applications close on Friday 20th September 2019.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact

Tel: 03 9244 6954.

At Deakin University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation and we require all incumbents to apply for and maintain a Working with Children Check.

*2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject

Are You Ready?

Deakin is one of the new breeds of global universities - agile, dynamic and innovative. We are committed to making a genuine difference in people's lives through excellence in education and research. As a Victorian university with a global impact, join us and let's see what we can achieve together. Our people are important to us, and we understand the significance of providing them with a dynamic and diverse working environment, with opportunities to grow and develop their careers.

We value diversity and aim to build an inclusive environment that champions, embraces and respects differences. We support and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people of all abilities, cultures, sexual orientation, and genders.

We understand that our academic workforce is increasingly diverse, and we recognise academic careers may be placed on hold throughout many life circumstances. Achievement relative to opportunity places more emphasis on the quality, as opposed to the quantity of research outputs. In your application, we strongly encourage you to comment on your achievements relative to opportunity.

Warrnambool Victoria Australia

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